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Woven willow star-making workshop at Gardiner Library
December 11, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gardiner Library hosts woven willow star-making workshop with Jessica Clark on Sunday, December 11 from 1 to 4 p.m. Join Jes Clark of Willow Vale Farm to weave a decorative star out of willow. Just in time for winter solstice, celebrate the time of willow harvest with this fun introduction to willow weaving techniques. Finished stars will measure approximately ten inches across.
Clark is the owner and operator of Willow Vale Farm in Stanfordville. At Willow Vale Farm they/them grows willow for weaving as well as vegetables for home and neighbors. Clark weaves traditional and contemporary functional pieces and since 2018 they have taught new and intermediate weavers the wonders of willow. All the willow is grown without pesticides using regenerative practices and loving care.
Registration is required on the online calendar at www.gardinerlibrary.org. The cost is $20 and space is limited.
The library is located at 133 Farmer’s Turnpike. For more information call 845-255-1255 or visit www.gardinerlibrary.org.